In the beginning Clarkson worked from his bedroom studio in Ipswich, England. He produced a number of tracks with local dance DJ's and artists. During 1998 he collaborated with local Hip Hop crew Don Congregation aka Don Con alongside Krie (Carl Herbert). Carl Herbert later went onto start British clothing label 'Don Wear UK'. Nat had his debut in 2002 with 'Dispatches' on British Drum and Bass label L.Plates. It was the guidance of British Drum and Bass don Digital aka Steve Carr (Drum and Bass producer and DJ) that gave Nat his first opportunity to release and develop his music.